Surojit Dasgupta is the new India channel chief at Forescout.
In his earlier role, Surojit was channel head for CrowdStrike in India.
Surojit Dasgupta is now the Head - Channels, Alliances and Commercial Sales, India and SAARC at Forescout.
Forescout is a solution provider of device visibility and control for organisations across the globe.
‘Forescout is pleased to welcome Surojit Dasgupta to support the growth of our channel community in India. This is a strategic market for Forescout in the APJ region. Partners play an integral role in our success to help us reach enterprise organizations,’ said the official statement from ForeScout, exclusively to IDG India.
According to Gartner, by 2023, the average CIO will be responsible for more than three times as many endpoints they manage in 2018, as per the company statement. Security vendor Forescout enables customers to gain complete situational awareness of all assets on their network, understand their cyber and operational risk profile, and automate actions to mitigate exposure.
“With our latest platform release, Forescout is the only vendor that can offer true device visibility and control across campus, datacenter, cloud, operational technology environments. We will continue to enable our channel partners in India to become trusted advisors to their customers as the IT and OT environments converge,” said Steve Redman, head of APJ, Forescout.
In February this year, Forescout launched the industry’s first unified device visibility and control platform for IT and OT Security.
A major part of his eighteen years plus of industry experience, Dasgupta has worked with security vendors like Crowdstrike, FireEye and McAfee in senior management roles. He has also worked for Kronos, Honeywell and CitiXsys.
Dasgupta started his career with Tech Pacific in year 2000 and then joined IT distributor giant Ingram Micro in 2003.